Autumn walks in and around Berkshire

From mid-October to late November Berkshire is clothed in red, gold and bronze. Here are some of the best places in the area to enjoy autumn walking at its best.

Fallen autumn leaves
Walking trail

Maidenhead and Cookham Commons 

This is a short three-mile walk through the woodland that inspired Kenneth Grahame's Wild Wood in The Wind in the Willows. On the Maidenhead and Cookham Commons website there's also a longer version.

Beautiful autumn colour in the woodlands

Greys Court 

Walk in the footsteps of the Brunner family with walks all around the estate at Greys Court. You'll discover plenty on foot.

People walking through the Pheasant Park at Basildon Park with the trees showing autumn colour

Basildon Park 

See the landscape at Basildon Park change colour this autumn on a parkland walk whilst you take the time to be surrounded by changing hues of red, orange and yellow.

Autumn walk


Cliveden's autumn colours develop from September through to November; making it worth several visits to appreciate how the dramatic landscape scenery transforms over the season.